University Assistant (prae doc) at the Department of Constitutional and Administrative Law

Country: Austria;

City: Vienna

Vacancy added: 20.04.2018

Employer: The University of Vienna

Vacancy type: Vacancy for students or masters;

For whom: For lecturers;

Resumes due: 31.05.2018


The University of Vienna (15 faculties, 4 centres, about 174 fields of study, approx. 9.500 members of staff, more than 94.000 students) seeks to fill the position as soon as possible of a

University Assistant (prae doc)
at the Department of Constitutional and Administrative Law

Reference number: 8367
The department of Constitional and Administrative Law intends to fill the position of a research assistent to support Prof. Christian Piska in teaching, research and administration in public law.

Duration of employment: 4 year/s
Extent of Employment: 30.0 hours/week
Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: §48 VwGr. B1 Grundstufe (praedoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade.
Job Description:
We are a young committed team looking for further support. Not only do we offer a cool working atmosphere, but also great international contacts.
Assistance and participation in research, teaching and administration - participation in research projects - possibility to write a dissertation -holding classes due to regulations of wage agreement - Supervision of students and examinations - We expect the successful candidate to sign a doctoral thesis agreement within 12-18 months.

MA in Law
- focus on commercial and environmental law, crypto law and european law
- high command of written and oral German
- excellent command of written and spoken English
- ability to work independently
- quick apprehension
- capacity for teamwork
experience in scientific
- interest and readiness in economic, environmental and public law
- benefits: high degree of independence, practical experience, which can be involved in Institut`s work.
- Documents to be submitted: Comprehensive letter of motivation with description and reasoning of research interests - Academic curriculum vitae - List of publications, evidence of teaching experience (if available) - Short doctoral project proposal - Degree certificates

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